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Fatherlessness

Father Loss And More

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Conclusion: The father plays a major role in who we are and who we become; his absence may occupy the center stage of a person's life.

The Day I Decided to Start Calling My Father "Dad"

Kara Sundlun | Posted 06.19.2016 | Parents
Kara Sundlun

It may be something that's documented in one of those cute baby books, but likely not a big deal in your adult life. But, when you grow up without a father, making the choice to find "him" and label him with a name worthy of your love, is a major life event.

Fatherlessness: The Presence of Dad's Absence

Fiona Teng | Posted 08.11.2014 | Women
Fiona Teng

Father's Day is particularly moving for me as I celebrate with those who get to brunch with their dads. Personally, the day is a reminder of the deep gratitude I hold for my dad's presence in my life.

No, Women Are Not the Reason For Fatherless Children

Kyle McMahon | Posted 03.24.2014 | Media
Kyle McMahon

There is one reason and one reason only for a father choosing to abandon their child -- himself. A woman going to work doesn't make a man abandon his child. Conversely, A woman staying home instead of going to work doesn't make a man stay.

A New Outlook On Father's Day From A Fatherless Son

Kyle McMahon | Posted 08.17.2013 | Impact
Kyle McMahon

This year, I'm thinking about Father's Day differently than I ever have before. I've got a fresh outlook on Father's Day and what it means to me. Father's Day should be a time to celebrate fathers all over.

A Father's Day Interview With Art Alexakis of Everclear

Veronica De La Cruz | Posted 08.16.2013 | Parents
Veronica De La Cruz

Art Alexakis, front man for the band Everclear, and I have partnered up this Father's Day to push for Responsible Fatherhood by asking you to sign the Stand Up, Man Up initiative.